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Cars found trapped in Edinburgh’s ‘robot car park’ 15 years on

Edinburgh

Maid Marian star Howard ‘Lew’ Lewis dies in Edinburgh hospital

News
graffiti was seen in Russell Road and near Tynecastle

Graffiti on walls around Tynecastle mars Edinburgh derby day

Edinburgh

Nine members of Scotland’s ‘most sophisticated’ crime gang jailed

Crime

Edinburgh primary left with no water after supply ‘disrupted’

Edinburgh

In pictures: The terrifying weapons horde of Scotland’s most sophisticated crime gang

Crime

Cathedral thief fled on nun’s bike

Crime

Cruel vandals taunt dad over death of his son

News
The fire broke out at Medwin House, Sighthill. Pictures: Submitted

Man taken to hospital in Sighthill flats fire

Edinburgh

Kevin Buckle: The missed opportunities Edinburgh will regret

Kevin Buckle
Members of the Grassmarket Community Project hillwalking group in Holyrood Park. Picture: Jane Barlow

Top city firms named at Edinburgh Business Awards

Business
Sarah Marchbank with Brian Thomson at Everest Base Camp

‘My sister was with me every step of the way to Everest Base Camp’

News 2
Gillian Ewing.

Family of Edinburgh mum who died in bin lorry crash agree £800k compensation

News
Ann and Bert Dow, from Stenhouse, who appear in Edinburgh Headway Group's award-winning brain injury video.

Couple share story in brain injury film

News
Staff member Beth Fisher at Earthy Food Stores, Canonmills. 
Pic Neil Hanna

Future of Earthy in doubt after business is sold

Edinburgh
Red Massey Ferguson tractors from different eras line up for inspection

Vintage machinery set for first Edinburgh Tractor World Show

Business

Barnardo’s volunteer Annette Lamb amazed at top charity prize

News

Lifeline Edinburgh charity faces closure as funding falls through

News 1

Meet the Liberton gardener set to take on the best at the world landscaping championships

News

Battle for a better life brings Gambian to Sighthill fire station

News 2
St Mary's Cathedral

Cathedral thief fled on nun’s bike

Crime

Nine members of Scotland’s ‘most sophisticated’ crime gang jailed

Crime
Cruel vandals sprayed messages aimed at Mr Walker's late son. Pictures: Lisa Ferguson/Contributed

Cruel vandals taunt dad over death of his son

News
Grange Knowe, Linlithgow. Picture: Google Street View

Three-figure cash sum stolen in weekend burglary

Our Region

In pictures: The terrifying weapons horde of Scotland’s most sophisticated crime gang

Crime

1 in 4 city private hire drivers are criminals, data reveals

News 13

Kirsty Maxwell’s dad hires top criminologist in his fight for truth

Edinburgh 1

Missing diabetic patient Tracy Simpson is found

Edinburgh 1
The Forth road Bridge is to be painted - and it'll take about ten years. Picture Lisa Ferguson.

Forth Road Bridge is to get first full paint job since it opened

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

Passengers slam ‘fire alarm chaos’ at Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh 4

Edinburgh Trams introduce contactless payments

Transport 4
The incident occurred near the Asda on Haddington Road, Tranent. Picture: Google Street View.

Tranent driver who hit girl, 10, traced by police

Edinburgh

In pictures: Edinburgh’s failed ‘robot’ car park

Transport
A 
Private Hire Taxi in Edinburgh. Picture: Ian Georgeson

1 in 4 city private hire drivers are criminals, data reveals

News 13
Commuters have been warned of potential delays.

Severe disruption on Glasgow - Edinburgh services

News

In pictures: Edinburgh’s lost railway stations

Transport 2

Overnight ice causes delays and accidents on Scotland’s roads

Transport 1

Scotland’s weather: Drivers told to stay off the roads

Transport 2

Lothian weather warning ‘upgraded to amber’ as more snow set to arrive

Edinburgh
Zakia Moulaoui from Invisible Cities who is providing haircuts and handing out toiletries to homeless people from the police box on Leith Walk. Photograph: Greg Macvean

Barbers think outside the box to give homeless free haircuts

Education
Susan Morrison has issues with the 1960s attitude towards health and safety

Susan Morrison: My milk-snatching, jannie-sniffing school days

Opinion
The Traverse Theatre has taken its 'Class Act' education programme to Mumbai.

Edinburgh theatre takes flagship project to India

Edinburgh
Parents at Drummond Community High are concerned about plans to turn the school into a dedicated Gaelic education centre. Picture: Ian Georgeson

John McLellan: Drummond High parents shouldn’t fear scary council

Opinion

Meetings to discuss merger plans for Currie High and WHEC

Edinburgh 1

Teacher who shot at urinating teenagers allowed back into classroom

Edinburgh 3

Parents set for crunch talks over Gaelic school plans

Education 3

Scottish high school sparks debate over pheasant-butchering lesson

Education

Maid Marian star Howard ‘Lew’ Lewis dies in Edinburgh hospital

News
Zakia Moulaoui from Invisible Cities who is providing haircuts and handing out toiletries to homeless people from the police box on Leith Walk. Photograph: Greg Macvean

Barbers think outside the box to give homeless free haircuts

Education
Debbie McKinnon says she tried every diet going before taking up swimming

Swimming slimmer takes to the pool to drop 7 stone

Edinburgh 2
Protest over closed St John's children's ward

Protest over continued closure of children’s ward

News 1

Scottish Government relaunch ‘Eat Better Feel Better’ campaign

Edinburgh
Jennifer Ure Stewart and her son Luke

‘Scared’ mother’s heartfelt plea for dying son’s treatment cash

News
NHS Lothian records worst A&E waiting times since records began.

NHS Lothian worst ever A&E waiting times

Health

NHS Lothian paid out almost £33m for medical mistakes

Health

Heart attack victim forced to ‘get bus to hospital after Edinburgh GP snub’

Health

Brian Monteith: Time the SNP stopped dodging NHS responsibilty

Opinion 4

Helen Martin: Oi! Scientists! Housework is just as strenuous as DIY

Opinion
Amazing achievements take place on a daily basis across our schools. Picture: Getty

Alison Dickie: Let the young take the lead for once

Opinion 1
Theresa May is under pressure to reverse her position on branch closures by banks. Picture: Getty

Helen Martin: Banking changes may turn UK into fraudsters’ paradise

Opinion 1
An unconventional audience

Liam Rudden - Never mind the mitherers get the curtain up on time

Entertainment
Loose clothing might help people of all genders go to the gym together

Helen Martin: Every gender should be equal – if properly clothed

Opinion

Leader comment: Fans can be proud of supporting Justice for Shaun

Opinion

Kevin Buckle: The missed opportunities Edinburgh will regret

Opinion 4

Kevin Buckle: The art of making albums has hit the Skids

Opinion

Phil Cox: We must save soldiers from fate of Waverley Steps veteran

Opinion 1
Amazing achievements take place on a daily basis across our schools. Picture: Getty

Alison Dickie: Let the young take the lead for once

Opinion 1
Alan Cumming and Nicola Sturgeon at a flash mob meeting outside the Yes Campaign office in Finnieston , Glasgow in 2014. Picture: TSPL

Alan Cumming makes £64K profit on ‘Indyref flat’ he bought in Edinburgh

Entertainment 9

Airbnb is ruining neighbourhoods claim angry residents

Business 4
Kezia Dugdale addressed a Scottish Women's Convention conference. Picture: John Devlin

Kezia Dugdale calls on Holyrood to tackle sexual harassment

News 3
The SNP denied claims for opposition MSPs that it had mocked respected journalist David Torrance in a party political boradcast. Picture:  TSPL

SNP rejects claims of ‘Trump-like’ mocking of David Torrance

News 2
Plans for development at Picardy Place at the top of Leith Walk. Picture: contributed

Top of Leith Walk to become ‘landmark’ public space in revised plans

New Town 5
Leaders SNP Councillor Adam McVey (left) and Labour Councillor Cammy Day signing a coalition agreement to run the City of Edinburgh Council at the City Chambers in Edinburgh. Picture; PA

No plans to ‘follow Glasgow’s lead’ by renaming Edinburgh City Council

Edinburgh 5

Edinburgh aims to end use of B&B for homeless families

Politics 3

Priced out: Edinburgh’s sky high living costs laid bare

News 1

Edinburgh urged to stop sending homeless families to B&Bs

News 3

Edinburgh economy strategy ‘fails to tackle Brexit’

Business 1
Plaster cast of Robert Burns' skull

8 great ways to celebrate the birth of The Bard in... Burns’ Week

Entertainment
Former Scottish Album of the Year winner Anna Meredith will be creating the Edinburgh International Festival's opening event with video designers 59 Productions.

First World War centenary event to open Edinburgh International Festival

Festivals
The Forth road Bridge is to be painted - and it'll take about ten years. Picture Lisa Ferguson.

Forth Road Bridge is to get first full paint job since it opened

Edinburgh
Fabio the robot gives a huge. Picture: Contributed

Margiotta shoppers say farewell to first robot worker

Edinburgh
The Waldorf Astoria (Caledonian Hotel) in Lothian Road. Picture: TSPL

Caley sale a ‘major boost to Edinburgh’, says tourism chief

News
Theresa May is under pressure to reverse her position on branch closures by banks. Picture: Getty

Helen Martin: Banking changes may turn UK into fraudsters’ paradise

Opinion 1